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Lat: 42.26N, Lon: 110.2W
Wx Zone: WYZ026 CWA Used: RIW

Wyoming Drought Monitor

The Wyoming Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Wyoming land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Wyoming Drought Monitor

Wyoming Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
201 PM MDT WED MAY 4 2016

...RAPID RISES IN SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS POSSIBLE OVER THE WIND RIVER BASIN
SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

RAINFALL WILL START ACROSS THE WIND RIVER BASIN BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND INCREASE
IN INTENSITY BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  RAINFALL, HEAVY AT TIMES, WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT ARE FORECAST
ED
TO BE 2 AND A HALF TO 3 INCHES WITH ISOLATED AREAS IN THE MOUNTAINS AT 3 AND A
HALF TO 4 INCHES.

SNOW LEVELS WITH THIS EVENT WILL START OUT AT 9500 FEET FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON; DROPPING TO 8000 FEET BY SUNDAY NIGHT.

THE FIRST ACTIVE SNOWMELT CYCLE OVER THE MOUNTAIN STREAMS AND CREEKS ALONG THE
WIND RIVER BASIN BEGAN TUESDAY AFTERNOON.  ACTIVE SNOWMELT RUNOFF WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND TAPER OFF BY SATURDAY.  RAINFALL RUNOFF AND
SNOWMELT RUNOFF WILL COMBINE FORCES SATURDAY AFTERNOON TO CAUSE RAPID RISES 
ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS ALONG THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE WIND RIVER BASI
N.
SMALL STREAM AND CREEKS ARE EXPECTED TO RUN AT HIGH LEVELS THROUGH MONDAY MORNIN
G.

THE LITTLE WIND RIVER NEAR RIVERTON IS EXPECTED TO RISE STEADILY AND EXPECTED TO
CREST NEAR FLOOD STAGE BY LATE MONDAY NIGHT.  THE WIND RIVER IS EXPECTED TO CRES
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BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

STAY TUNED FOR UPDATED FORECASTS, WATCHES, AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS WITH THIS
EVENT. REMEMBER, WITH ACTIVE SNOWMELT RUNOFF, STREAMS AND CREEKS WILL BE HIGHEST
 
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY MORNING HOURS. AVOID ANY TYPE OF STREAM 
CROSSINGS DURING THOSE TIMES. 

GRAPHICAL FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=RIW 
VISIT WEATHER.GOV/RIVERTON AND SELECT THE RIVERS & LAKES TAB FOR 
GRAPHICAL FORECASTS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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